Services & Training

Our state-of-the-art Mechatronic Machining and Testing Centre (MMTC) is an invaluable asset to the school and its students.

Its leading-edge equipment includes a 3D printer, CNC milling machine and a coordinate measuring machine (CMM) to produce functional prototypes of innovative designs. Click here for a full list of our equipment.

These invaluable MSE facilities help train our students in the latest technical innovations and techniques. They are also available to users both within SFU and outside industries. Click here for our competitive MMTC user rates.

For further information on our MMTC facilities, please contact Zain Khanzada at


SFU Mechatronic Systems Engineering is strongly focused on hands-on skills. Using our MMTC facility, students acquire a deep foundation of practical expertise to add proven real-world knowledge to their education. We offer the following three training courses in our MMTC facility.


Siemens Mechatronic Systems Certification Program

This program focuses on the System Approach, a wholistic teaching method that adopts a learn-by-doing technique.  


Industry 4.0 and Smart Manufacturing Bootcamp Short courses

SFU Mechatronics, in partnership with Excellence in Manufacturing Consortium Canada (EMC), offers short courses in Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0.


Basics of Machine Tools

A hands-on introduction to machine shop skills.

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Basics of CNC Programming & Machining

Introduction to CNC, CAM and using specialty materials.

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Rapid Prototyping & Quality Control

Practical introduction to wide range of rapid prototyping processes.

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